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MASTER OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Programme Code: LQC
Mode of Study: Coursework
Total Credit: 44 Credits

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

  1. EITHER A Bachelor's degree with Honours CGPA of 3.0 and above or its equivalent;
  2. OR A Bachelor's degree with Honours with CGPA from 2.70 to 2.99 and one of the following criteria :
    1. Relevant work experience (3 years);
    2. Publication in a relevant field;
    3. Applicant is a scholarship holder;
    4. Applicant is a University of Malaya graduate;
    5. Applicant is a civil servant.
  3. OR Bachelor of Laws with CGPA from 2.50 to 2.69 and two of the following criteria:
    1. Relevant work experience (3 years);
    2. Publication in a relevant field;
    3. Applicant is a scholarship holder;
    4. Applicant is a University of Malaya graduate;
    5. Applicant is a civil servant.

Language Requirement

English Language for Non-Malaysians
TOEFL – score 600; OR
IELTS (Academic) – band 6.00

Bahasa Malaysia for Malaysians
Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)

Bahasa Malaysia for Non-Malaysians
Required to attend at a satisfactory level and pass a course in Bahasa Malaysia conducted by the University before being conferred the Degree.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Core Courses

LQC7001 – Research Methodology 3 credits
LQC7002 – Research Project 9 credits
LQC7003 – Sociology of Crime and Criminal Behaviour 4 credits

Elective Courses

LQC7004 – Forensic Medicine 4 credits
LQC7005 – Criminal Law 4 credits
LQC7006 – Law of Evidence 4 credits
LQC7007 – Forensic Science 4 credits
LQC7008 – Administration of Criminal Justice 4 credits
LQC7009 – Victimology 4 credits
LQC7010 – Juvenile Justice and Welfare 4 credits
LQC7011 – Human Rights 4 credits


PROGRAMME DURATION

Minimum  : 2 Normal Semesters & 1 Special Semester
Maximum : 8 Normal Semesters

FEES STRUCTURE

Average Fees (Subject to change)

Malaysian: RM 9,638.00
International: USD 5,264.00


HOW TO APPLY

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Last Updated: 18/06/2020